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Survival and Bushcraft go hand in hand with knives! This group is about anything survival/bushcraft! Show us your videos...what's in your Altoids survival kit? What kind of paracord wrap do you prefer for your neck knife? That kind of stuff...

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ISIS at the Southern US Border

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Building shelter in snow?

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What knives are you taking?

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Safety And Security At Home

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Best Short Fixed Blade for carrying inside a survival kit

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Drought = Food Shortages?

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Survival Books

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Comment by Michael O. West 4 minutes ago

Those were some good ideas and good food for thought. Thanks Jan !

Comment by Howard P Reynolds 2 hours ago

Great video.  Thanks Jan.

Comment by Steve Hanner 4 hours ago

Great tool to have for those unforeseen emergencies!

Comment by Jan Carter 6 hours ago

8 Soda Can Survival Projects

Comment by Steve Hanner on August 11, 2014 at 21:37

Hope evreyone is enjoying summer!

Comment by Howard P Reynolds on August 1, 2014 at 13:30

Hahahaha. I admit it was a stretch from uranium on ebay to how hard it is/was to find lead-topped cartridges in recent years, and prices have severely increased on both ammo and bullet components - if you reload.  But Bananas?  Who knew?

Comment by Steve Hanner on August 1, 2014 at 13:18

or how about this for confusing..bananas are radioactive!

Comment by Howard P Reynolds on August 1, 2014 at 13:15

Ron,

Supposedly, the lead (Pb) we find/mine today, from which we make car batteries and jacketed bullets, started out as uranium 238, some 4 billion years ago, but decayed to non-radioactive lead in all that time.

Comment by Ron Dumeah on August 1, 2014 at 13:04

HOWARD.....huh!?

Comment by Howard P Reynolds on August 1, 2014 at 12:58

Steve,

Meanwhile, decayed, naturally occurring, non-enriched uranium = lead (4.46 billion year decay cycle) seems to be getting harder to find.  No wonder they are using depleted uranium in projectiles.  Apparently, the half-life is lots shorter since fission (nuclear power plants) "eats up" the more radioactive 235U within 238U.

 
 
 

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